Two sandhill cranes were seen at Bristol Pond this afternoon at about
1:20 . They were easily spotted with binos in the dead vegetation.
They were on the southwest side of the channel. I was able to observe
them for about 3 minutes until they were scared off by a boat. I had a
very nice view of them flying off to the west towards the Bristol-
Monkton Rd. This location has been ice free since the beginning of the